ECONMON Courtesy: EconoMonitor
7 February 2014

India’s Trans-Pacific Challenge

EconoMonitor, a news and analysis website, republished an article written for Gateway House by Dan Steinbock on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement. He argues whether the concessions India will need to make to join the TPP are in its interests

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7 February 2014

India And The TPP: Wait Or Join?

EconomyWatch republished an article written for Gateway House by Dr. Dan Steinbock on the Trans Pacific Partnership. Dr Steinbock says that while joining the TPP will energize India's trade, negotiating an entry may need concessions which may not be in its interests

aseanindia Courtesy: Prime Minister's Office
31 January 2014

India-ASEAN’s elusive services FTA

The India-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement in services and trade will allow India to leverage its competitive offerings in IT, finance, among other fields. But the pact has proved elusive so far due to the open squabbling between ministries. The deal now looks set to come through only after the new government takes over

HBL final Courtesy: Hindu BusinessLine
31 January 2014

Time we pushed Asean pact on services

The Hindu BusinessLine published an article by Rajrishi Singhal, Senior Geoeconomics Fellow at Gateway House on the urgent need to push for an Asean pact on trade in services and investment

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24 January 2014

India and the TPP: Wait and watch?

Can India integrate more fully into the global economy and energise its trade by joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership? Or will negotiating an entry require significant concessions, not necessarily in India’s interests? These outcomes will depend on how TPP framework itself develops – inclusively or exclusively

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23 January 2014

China is America’s biggest challenge

U.S. President Barack Obama’s focus on domestic issues has sidelined his country’s foreign policy at a time when China is ascending as a superpower. With China’s economy set to surpass the U.S.'s by 2017, a recent report presents a ‘grand strategy’ for the U.S. to counter China’s economic and strategic expansion

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27 December 2013

2014: Geopolitical star-gazing

As 2013 draws to a close, Gateway House examines the tumultous year and the significant developments that affected foreign policy globally. Below is our geopolitical forecast for 2014